Sones de Mexico presents A Musical Geography of Mexico, with Banda NIU

Sones de México Ensemble is the country’s premier folk music organization specializing in Mexican "son," including the regional styles of huapango, gustos, chilenas, son jarocho and more. Their mission is to promote greater appreciation of Mexican folk and traditional music and culture through innovative performance, education and dissemination. They will be performing their program called "Beyond the Music: A Musical Geography Of Mexico," in the Founders Memorial Library Gallery. Let the Grammy-nominated Sones de Mexico Ensemble be your guide in this special program on Mexico’s musical geography. They will be joined by Banda NIU, a student group performing the banda music of the Mexican state of Sinaloa.

Sponsors: Friends of the NIU Libraries, the Center for Latino and Latin American Studies, the Office of Undocumented Student Support, and the Latino Resource Center.

Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Founders Memorial Library, Founders Gallery, 1st Floor
217 Normal Rd, DeKalb, IL 60115